The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £385
% change year-on-year +37.93% -5.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £46.42 £30.00
% change year-on-year -35.36% +54.71%  

IPsec is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 108 84 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.52% 12.00% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 37
Median daily rate £385 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £420 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.99 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.43% -36.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.29 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing IPsec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Tyne and Wear

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IPsec in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Jetty
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Google App Engine
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Jetty
1 2 (66.67%) Mongrel
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Google App Engine
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco